Kristen Findley and Lily Williams through to 1,500 meter finals.
Meet opens Friday, May 9, with heptathlon and runs through Sunday, May 12.
Commodores with final meet before SEC Championships.
Commodores set for final meet before SEC Championships.
VU scores win in 400 hurdles, places second in high jump and pole vault.
Photos from the 2013 Vanderbilt Invitational by Mike Strasinger.
2011 Cross Country:Helped lead team to first ever SEC title and earn a berth in the NCAA Championships ... Came in third for the Commodores, tenth overall at the Regionals in Tuscaloosa with a time of 20:47.6 ... Shattered her record at the SEC Championship with a time of 20:42.48, breaking her newly set personal best in a 6K, set at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational (20:55) ... Improved her personal best at the Belmont-VU Opener by 16 seconds, leading her team to a first place finish with a time of 14:05.45.
2011 Track: Finished ninth overall at the SEC Finals with a time of 4:33.51 in the 1,500 meters ... Raced to a personal best at the Vanderbilt invitational, clocking in at 4:25.48 ... Competed in the SEC prelim with a 1,500 meter time of 4:26.45.
2010 Cross Country: Finished first or second for the Commodores in every race this season ... Led Vanderbilt to a first place finish at the Belmont-VU Opener to start the season, placing second overall with a time of 14:20.83 ... Ran to a second place finish at the Commodore Classic with a time of 18:02.16 ... Clocked a time of 17:23.7 at the Louisville Invitational, good for 12th place out of 302 participants ... Led the Commodores to a 13th place finish at Pre-Nationals with a 6K time of 21:21.6 ... Earned second team All-SEC honors after placing 10th overall at the conference meet with a time of 21:18.46 ... Finished 11th overall at the NCAA South Regional (20:25.15) and earned a spot at the NCAA National Championship meet ... Placed 112th out of 255 participants at the NCAA National Championship meet with a time of 21:24.
2009 Cross Country: Ran a career-best 21:20.85 at the NCAA Regional Meet, helping Vanderbilt to a fifth-place finish... Named Freshman All-SEC after a 22nd place finish with a time of 22:21.58... Recipient of Team MVP award at the end of the year banquet.
2009 Track: Established personal best at 1,500 meters (4:32.71) at Auburn competition... Clocked 2:12.83 for 800-meters, second best among Commodores, at SEC Outdoor Championships... During winter campaign, ran 2:12.91 for 800 meters at SEC Indoor Championships, putting her among the team's all-time Top 10 at the distance... Also ran strong 800 (2:13.46) at Rod McCravy indoor meet... Also ran on distance medley relay that notched fourth-best time in team history with 11:40.28 effort at Iowa State.
2008 Cross Country: White did not compete during the cross country campaign as a freshman.
High School/Prep: Served as senior captain... Personal bests of 2:12.27 (800 meters) and 2:55.08 (indoor 1,000 meters)... Earned eight varsity letters... Also competed in indoor and outdoor track, while lettering in soccer and basketball... Helped high school to the Colonial Council Conference cross country championship as a senior, and multiple indoor and outdoor track titles... Named as an indoor All-American for efforts in distance medley relay with an eighth place finish.
Personal: Jordan Marie White ... Born on Dec. 15, 1989 ... Parents are Lynn and George White ... Has one younger brother ... Enrolled in the College of Arts and Science, majoring in Medicine, Health & Society.
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